University Of Chichester Theology

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University Of Chichester Theology

University Of Chichester Theology

We offer a wide range of exciting modules exploring contemporary topics of fundamental importance to contemporary society.

In your first year you will study:

  • Religion, Ethics and Contemporary Culture (core)
  • Living the Good Life (core)
  • The New Atheists
  • The Bible in Western Culture
  • Exploring Religious Identities
  • Religions, Ethics and Violence
  • Living Theology

In your second you undertake a core placement module and in your third year you write a long dissertation. In addition you choose from the following modules:

  • Bio-Ethics
  • The Bible and Ancient Culture
  • Philosophy of Religion: Its Issues and Methods
  • Islam and the Modern World
  • Great Christian Thinkers
  • Major Ethical Thinkers
  • Religion and Film
  • A History of Ideas: Greeks to the Modern Day
  • Living Judaism
  • Revisioning Religion, Gender and Sexuality
  • Contextual Theologies
  • Contemporary Interpretation of the Bible
  • Buddhism
  • Thinking through the Holocaust
  • Dialogue & Diversity
  • The Theology and Ethics of Paul​

Our facilities

You will study this course at our Bishop Otter campus.

Over the past few years, we’ve redeveloped both of our campuses so that you have the best facilities available for your degree. We pride ourselves on the quality of the learning environment we can offer our students.

At the Bishop Otter campus there is an integrated approach to the provision of learning resources and support.  We offer a substantial collection of books, journals and other materials to help you further your research. A range of study areas for group and quiet study including Wi-Fi areas for laptop use are available, or you can use our open access PC and Mac areas.  We use an electronic learning environment with an expanding portfolio of online library resources from anywhere at any time.
The Learning Resource is the hub of the learning environment.  It has two upper floors of library resources, one for silent study and one for quiet study, both of which have recently been refurbished. On the ground floor, you’ll find the Support and Information Zone, Media Centre, Otter Gallery, Costa Coffee and a variety of IT resources.

The Bishop Otter LRC also offers:

  • 130 open access PC workstations
  • 45 Apple iMacs
  • Ample printing facilities
  • Netbooks available on loan
  • Professional editing suites
  • Media loans counter
  • Wi-Fi and plug points throughout

Entry requirements 2017 – 2018

Typical Offer (individual offers may vary):

A levels (or combination with AS / E.P. / BTEC): 110 to 125 UCAS Tariff Points

Access to HE Diploma: Pass with at least 15 level Merits

International Baccalaureate: 28 points

Candidates may request an interview at which they may receive a revised, more targeted offer.